Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any mountain area or any detail feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill or mountain
Videos


Users Online:
Guests online: 52
Recent Contributions

Cuilkillew: Another Route.

Ben Alder: Culra Bothy is closed due to asbestos problem

Knockaglana: Trespecers Beware.

Lake District: Scafell & Scafell Pike

Lake District: Helvellyn, Up Striding and down Swirral Edges

Tonelagee: Unusual view

Kungsleden trail from Saltoluokta to Kvikkjokk

Fei Sheehy Challenge 2016

Lugnaquilla: How's Your Concentration?

Pic du Midi d'Ossau

Croagh Patrick 10/09/2016

Bouleevin: "Smelly Goat Hill"?

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Rating graphic.
Cruiscín Hill Mullach Glas NE Top A name in English
(Ir. Cruiscín [TR], perhaps 'jug') Galway County, in no lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 432m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: L94223 49473 This summit has been logged as climbed by 78 members. Recently by: IncaHoots, Martinpeak, Rory87, eamonoc, David-Guenot, muddyboots, aidand, strangeweaver, three5four0, peter1, kevinmbyrne1, Onzy, hivisibility, GerLeahy, Podgemus
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.594315, Latitude: 53.484915 , Easting: 94223, Northing: 249473 Prominence: 17m,   Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 494188 749504,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlc432, 10 char: MlchGlsNET
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Cruiscín is the 791st highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/681/
COMMENTS for Cruiscín 1 of 1
If you're passing by .. by group   (Show all for Cruiscín)
 
Little and large .. by wicklore   (Show all for Cruiscín)
 
A natural stop on the way to its bigger brother, .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Cruiscín)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cruiscín in area Maamturks, Ireland
Picture: The view to Cruiscín from the shoulders of Corcóg.
 
csd on Cruiscín, 2010
by csd  23 Feb 2010
As Colin Murphy notes, this one's a no-brainer on the way up to the main top of Mullach Glas. The photo shows the view from L948 497, which is where I'd suggest approaching from if coming from Corcóg. As you descend from this viewpoint, you should pick up a fence (barely visible in the photo) which will lead you straight to the foot of Cruiscín. As you can see, poor little Cruiscín is almost completely overshadowed by its bigger brother, Mullach Glas, looming behind! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/681/comment/4436/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Trying to make Cruiscin look impressive... .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Cruiscín)
 
(End of comment section for Cruiscín.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
"ASTER+": Hillshade and Contours
Courtesy of Tiles GIScience Research Group @ Heidelberg University More detail here